Student Schedule

The dates mentioned below are confirmed. The DETAILS/SCHEDULE of events are still being worked out/tentative...Check back in April for the final schedule of events.

Students will obtain a DETAILED SVP schedule on move-in day. Students can expect to be busy with SVP events/activities between 8am-9pm each day. The date that we expect ALL SVP 2019 students to be here is Sunday August 11, 2019!  (*PLEASE do your shopping, errands BEFORE you arrive for move in!)

Before August 11:
  • Thinking about moving in before Sunday August 11? There may be a $50/day early arrival fee. Please discuss this option with Housing Operations
Day 1: Sunday, August 11
  • Move-in from 9am-1pm only!  (PLEASE make every effort to be here during this time.  LATE ARRIVALS will need to wait a bit to obtain keys, get settled in and you'll be missing important information!). 
  • SVP SCHEDULE BEGINS @ 2pm!
  • Meet your OL "Orientation Leader", Student Panel
  • Dinner - SVP Student meal plans start @ Dinner
  • SVP Welcome, Olde Tyme Lemonade Social
Day 2: Monday, August 12
  • Services Fair
  • Career Seminar
  • OL meeting
  • ROC That! entertainment show in Panara Theater!
Day 3: Tuesday, August 13
  • Reading Placement Test
  • Writing Placement Test
  • Career Seminar
  • ASL Interviews
  • OL meeting
  • Communication Access at NTID program
Day 4: Wednesday, August 14
  • Math Placement Test
  • Michigan Test
  • Student Conduct presentation
  • Career Seminar
  • SAISD Jam program
Day 5: Thursday, August 15
  • Financial Aid workshop
  • Campus Tours
  • Directory Photos
  • College Life 101
  • Dating and Relationships program
Day 6: Friday, August 16
  • Writing Placement Exam
  • Math Interviews/Math Placement Exam
  • Career Seminar
  • OL Meeting
  • RITz Game Night
Day 7: Saturday, August 17
  • Career Seminar
  • Diversity and Identity program
  • SVP Photo
  • (Fun evening entertainment being planned...)
Day 8: Sunday, August 18
  • (OFF in the morning/FREE TIME)
  • (FUN afternoon/evening events being planned...)
Day 9: Monday, August 19
  • Career Sampling #1
  • Communication Workshop and Tour
  • Career Seminar
  • Night at the Library/Global Village hangout
Day 10: Tuesday, August 20
  • Career Sampling #2
  • Career Seminar
  • Tour of the NTID Learning Center
  • Department Interviews
  • RA Floor Meeting (in the dorms)
  • Evening Programming
Day 11: Wednesday, August 21
  • SVP Closing Ceremony
  • Tiger Walk
  • RIT Academic Convocation
  • Ice cream social
  • RIT Orientation activities
Day 12: Thursday, August 22
  • Department/Acceptance Letters
  • Academic Department meeting
  • Meet your NTID Academic Advisors
  • RIT Orientation activities
Day 13: Friday, August 23
  • RIT Orientation Activities
Day 14: Saturday August 24
  • RIT Orientation activities
Day 15: Sunday, August 25
Day off!  Get organized, meet people, REST before your first day as a college student!
Day 16: Monday, August 26
Classes Begin! Best of luck to you!